Is it just me or does the letter look a lot like a photocopy?

By Deagol

Re: Is it just me or does the letter look a lot like a photocopy?

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I think the seller may have messed about with the main image to make the embossed address visible - changed the contrast or something.
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By Stu

Re: Is it just me or does the letter look a lot like a photocopy?

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Deagol wrote:
I think the seller may have messed about with the main image to make the embossed address visible - changed the contrast or something.



Yes, that could be it. The watermarks were also more visible than I would expect.


Re: Is it just me or does the letter look a lot like a photocopy?

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I note that whoever addressed that envelope was NOT J.R.R. Tolkien. FWIW.



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